CPN - Adults - London

Posted 21 February 2024
Salary £28 - 30 per hour
Discipline Community Psychiatric Nurses (RMNs or SWs)
Contact NameCameron McCoy

Job description

Are you passionate about making a meaningful difference in people's lives? Do you thrive in a dynamic environment where compassion and expertise intersect? If so, we invite you to join our team as a Mental Health Nurse!

The Role: As a Mental Health Nurse, you will play a crucial role in our mission to support individuals experiencing mental health challenges. You will work closely with clients to assess their needs, develop personalized care plans, and provide therapeutic interventions. Your expertise and compassion will be instrumental in helping individuals navigate their mental health journey with dignity and resilience.

Here are the key details:

  • Job Title: Mental Health Practitioner Band 6
  • Location: West London
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Schedule: 9-5 Monday to Friday Service
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Rate of pay: £28-£30 p/h umbrella days
  • Must holder a Valid Full UK Drivers License


  • Conduct comprehensive assessments of clients' mental health needs.
  • Develop and implement individualized care plans in collaboration with clients and multidisciplinary teams.
  • Provide therapeutic interventions, including counseling, medication management, and health education.
  • Offer emotional support and crisis intervention as needed.
  • Advocate for clients' rights and access to quality mental health services.
  • Maintain accurate and confidential documentation of client interactions and progress.


    • Current and valid registration with the NMC.
    • Proven experience within a community mental health team. 
    • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
    • Ability to work independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team.
    • Commitment to providing high-quality patient care.
    • Members of staff should be a driver and have Crisis Team or Psych Liaison experience.


  • Competitive NHS salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and advancement.
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • Meaningful work that positively impacts individuals and communities.

How to apply:

If this job sounds perfect for you, please call our team on 0203 475 4175.

You could also send your CV to cmccoy@hg-mh.com to find out more about other Mental Health Nursing roles we have available.

Not available for this position? Recommend a friend or colleague! We operate a simple and transparent scheme – we pay you £250 for a successful placement (qualifying period applies).


Benefits of working with Hunter Gatherer Mental Health:

  • Quick & simple online registration.
  • Join the community and be part of a network of like-minded, conscientious locums with shared values for patients and clients.
  • As part of the HG Ventures Group of Companies you’ll get bi-weekly payments you can trust.
  • Represented by Mental Health sector experts, we listen, understand your needs, and represent you professionally.
  • A long-term relationship based on trust and understanding.
  • Access to the very best roles nationwide.
  • As part of the Hunter Gatherer Mental Health network, you will be appropriately marketed, in a consultative manner, taking the burden of business development away from you.
  • Market knowledge, advice and knowledge sharing on market trends and opportunities.
  • Access to exclusive Hunter Mental Health events and discounted CPD.
  • Customer service, it’s a simple philosophy but one we are passionate about.

About us:

Hunter Gatherer Mental Health are one of the UK’s leading specialist Mental Health recruitment agencies.

Our job is to listen, respond and support you in your career goals. To understand your needs and partner with you to help you achieve them. We’ll always be by your side finding you the right job at the right time, with friendly, caring service. What’s more, we pay leading rates with multiple pay runs each week, so you’ll never be left waiting. Just one of the reasons for our group's excellent 4.7 Google rating.

Oh, and we’re also one of the top 10 UK Best Small Companies to Work For…